8 days in South Australia Itinerary

8 days in South Australia Itinerary

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Willunga
— 1 night
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McLaren Vale
— 2 nights
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Victor Harbor
— 1 night
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Adelaide
— 1 night
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Clare
— 1 night
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Angaston
— Few hours
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Kangaroo Island
— 1 day

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Willunga

Willunga ©
Willunga is a town south of Adelaide, South Australia in the City of Onkaparinga local government area 47 km from the Adelaide CBD. You've now added Willunga Farmers Market to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): pick up some local products at Willunga Farmers Market, take a leisurely stroll along Jetty Pylons, and then pause for some photo ops at Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple. On the next day, explore the galleries of Willunga Leadlight and Glass Studio, then indulge your taste buds at Chook's Little Winery Tours, then stroll through Aldinga Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Maslin Beach.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Willunga trip planner.

Sydney to Willunga is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Willunga, with lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to McLaren Vale.

Things to do in Willunga

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
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Maslin Beach ©
Maslin Beach
Chook's Little Winery Tours ©
Chook's Little Winery Tours
Willunga Leadlight and Glass Studio ©
Willunga Leadlight and Glass Studio

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McLaren Vale

McLaren Vale ©
McLaren Vale is a small rural town in South Australia famous for producing world class red wine. On the 16th (Fri), do a tasting at Wirra Wirra Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Fox Creek Wines, then do a tasting at Old Oval Estate, Home of Fork in the Road Wines, and finally savor the flavors at Wine Diva Tours.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the McLaren Vale trip planner.

McLaren Vale is just a short distance from Willunga. In October in McLaren Vale, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in McLaren Vale

Wineries · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Diva Tours ©
Wine Diva Tours
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines

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Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to The Goolwa Barrage, head off the coast to Granite Island, get some thrills on the water with The Big Duck Boat Tours, then see the interesting displays at South Australia Whale Centre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Joan of Arc Catholic Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Victor Harbor trip planner.

Getting from McLaren Vale to Victor Harbor by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In October in Victor Harbor, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Waitpinga Farm Quad Bike Adventures ©
Waitpinga Farm Quad Bike Adventures
Granite Island ©
Granite Island
The Big Duck Boat Tours ©
The Big Duck Boat Tours

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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum and then take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

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Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to Adelaide takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Clare.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

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Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. On the 20th (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, then do a tasting at Crabtree Watervale Wines, then do a tasting at Sevenhill Cellars, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Riesling Trail.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Clare itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Clare takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Angaston.

Things to do in Clare

Outdoors · Trails · Wineries · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Riesling Trail ©
Riesling Trail
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage ©

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Angaston

Angaston
Angaston is a town on the eastern side of the Barossa Valley in South Australia, 77 km northeast of Adelaide. To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Angaston trip planning app.

Getting from Clare to Angaston by car takes about 1.5 hours. October in Angaston sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C at night. You'll set off for Kangaroo Island on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Angaston

Wineries · Tours · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:

1
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Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kangaroo Island online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Angaston to Kangaroo Island with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

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